Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 010126
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
826 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Louisiana..

  Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity affecting Franklin Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.


The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

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826 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity
* until further notice.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 54.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 50.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 58.0 feet by
  Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 55.0 feet...Several thousand acres of farm and
  agricultural land are inundated.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Widespread flooding of farm and agricultural
  land is occurring along and near the river.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding is occurring near
  the river.


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              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Boeuf River
Fort Necessity 50  54.8 Sat 07 PM  55.0  56.5  58.0  58.0 07 AM 05/03


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LAT...LON 3186 9180 3196 9192 3205 9201 3212 9202
      3218 9184 3195 9179



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